101, Princess Street, Manchester
Description: 101, Princess Street
Date Listed: 6 June 1994
English Heritage Building ID: 456839
OS Grid Reference: SJ8420897860
OS Grid Coordinates: 384208, 397860
Latitude/Longitude: 53.4772, -2.2394
Location: Major Street, Manchester, Greater Manchester M1 6DD
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SJ8497NW PRINCESS STREET
698-1/32/340 (North East side)
Shipping warehouse, converted to flats and offices. 1869, by
Clegg and Knowles; altered. Red brick in Flemish bond, with
sandstone dressings (roof not visible). Parallelogram plan on
island site, with rear loading bay. Italian palazzo style.
Five storeys over basement, 9 bays; plinth with banded
vermiculation, rusticated quoins to the corners, cornice over
ground floor, sill-bands to all upper floors, prominent
cornice on paired brackets; round-headed doorway to 1st bay,
with enriched pilastered surround including carved voluted
keystone; segmental-headed windows to all floors, those at 1st
floor with stone architraves which have cornices and pediments
alternately, and all the others with keystones and slightly
recessed brick reveals. Return sides similar. Interior
remodelled. Forms group with No.103 to right (q.v.), and with
No.101 Portland Street to left (q.v.).
Listing NGR: SJ8420897860
Source: English Heritage
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